Category: Budget

Illinois Policy Institute Calls on President Obama to Reject Taxpayer Funding for Presidential Library

CHICAGO (April 17, 2014) – Illinois Policy Institute CEO John Tillman released the following statement today in response to the Illinois legislature advancing a proposal to commit $100 million in taxpayer funds to a presidential library in Chicago honoring President Barack Obama: “It is outrageous that the most prolific fundraiser in the history of mankind... Read more »

Maria Bartiromo's Sunday Fox News Show to Debut March 30

-By Warner Todd Huston When Fox Business Network (FBN) snagged top CNBC reporter Maria Bartiromo for its own late last year, there was talk about giving her a Sunday morning business news show along with her other FBN duties. Now Fox News is announcing the debut of that new show. The show is titled Sunday... Read more »

Hey Voters, Don't Let Illinois Democrats Raise Income Taxes on the Middle Class

-By Warner Todd Huston Illinois Democrats want to put a measure on the next ballot to get Illinoisans to agree to change the state constitution to allow a progressive income tax to be instituted. But Democrats are lying to the faces of every citizen when they say that this would only raise taxes on “the... Read more »
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Ill. Reps Roskam and Kinzinger on Failed Obamacare Enrollment Numbers

-By Warner Todd Huston Two of our representatives in Washington issued comments on the low, low number of enrollees in Obamacare this week. Republican Representatives Peter Roskam and Adam Kinzinger issued statements as soon as the dismal official numbers were released by the White House. The first is from 6th District Republican Peter Roskam. “The... Read more »

Chicago Teachers Union: 'This City Belongs to Black People'

The Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) is pretty much run by communists and racebaiters. This month we get yet another example of that with a CTU organizer claiming that the city “belongs” to African Americans and not white people. This sort of hate is typical of the CTU. As seen in the video above, CTU President... Read more »

Share Your Government #Shutdown Tweets

-By Warner Todd Huston I’ve been throwing in a bunch of shutdown tweets. If you would like, you can retweet mine, but I’d like everyone to add their own, too. Let us know what yours are. Here’s some of mine (@warnerthuston)… .@RepMikePompeo MT Obama's jackbooted thugs writing tickets to vets at WWII mem. http://t.co/BHsQeuL0Zq http://t.co/uHnr7w24aM... Read more »
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Ill Reps Roskam, Hultgren Talk Defunding Obamacare

-By Warner Todd Huston Two of our Republican Congressmen have voted in favor of defunding Obamacare and in delaying it for a year in order to try and fix the hundreds of problems and failures in which Obama’s healthcare law is mired. Sixth District Republican Peter Roskam says that the American people are in “clear... Read more »

45 Groups Sign Letter Supporting Sen. Vitter's No Washington Obamacare Exemption Act‏

I have signed this letter. Will you talk about it to everyone you know?… Those Who Created this Law Should Experience it Firsthand (WASHINGTON, DC) — Independent Women’s Voice today released a coalition letter signed by 45 national, state and local leaders to Senator David Vitter (R-La.) supporting S. 1497, the “No Exemption for Washington... Read more »

Kinzinger, Hultgren: Two Ill Congressman Celebrate Obamacare Defunding

-By Warner Todd Huston Today the House of Representatives passed a continuing resolution budget that would pay for everything the federal government does except for one thing: Obamacare. So, Republicans lived up to their pledge to pass a budget that didn’t allot a penny to Obama’s government takeover of our healthcare system even as it... Read more »
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[VIDEO] Voice of the People: Talking Obamacare in Times Square

The Heritage Foundation’s Chris Jacobs visited New York City to ask people about Obamacare: Do you think it’s hazardous to your health? DEFUND OBAMACARE NOW! Video courtesy of The Heritage Foundation.